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Police and fire report for Jan. 19, 2010

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Bemidji, 56619

Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


1:35 p.m. Friday, 20 block of Ash Avenue North. Aluminum bleacher platforms were stolen from a setup of portable bleachers set up on the west side of the Bemidji Curling Club.


Motor vehicle theft

1:38 a.m. Saturday, 300 block of Beltrami Avenue Northwest. A 1998 blue Ford Taurus was stolen. The owner reported that the vehicle had been running for about 5 minutes while she waited for it to warm up, but when she returned to the vehicle, it was gone.

Peace disturbances

1:10 a.m. Saturday, 100 block of 12th Street Northwest.

2:09 a.m. Saturday, 2900 block of Pine Ridge Avenue Northwest.

1:28 a.m. Sunday, 2900 block of Ridgeway Avenue Northwest.

7:02 a.m. Sunday, 2900 block of Pine Ridge Avenue Northwest.

Property damage

8:05 p.m. Saturday, 2600 block of Delton Avenue Northwest.

7:44 a.m. Sunday, 1800 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest.

10:52 a.m. Sunday, 2800 block of Ridgeway Avenue Northwest.

9:18 p.m. Sunday, 900 block f 30th Street Northwest.

Hit-and-run accident

11:05 p.m. Saturday, 800 block of Bemidji Avenue North.

Sheriff's report

The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls:


1:14 p.m. Saturday, 3600 block of Birchmont Drive Northeast. Three or four fishing rods and reels were stolen from the back of a pickup truck. The loss is valued at $30 per rod/reel set.

Gas drive-off theft

11:38 a.m. Saturday, 54300 block of state Highway 72 Northeast.

Party complaint

3:52 a.m. Sunday, 9900 block of Irvine Avenue North.

Snowmobile complaint

10:09 a.m. Sunday, 200 block of Second Street Northwest.

Fire report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

10:45 a.m. Saturday, Bemidji Community Arena. Trash can fire.

5:24 p.m. Saturday, 15th Street Northwest and Irvine Avenue Northwest. A stalled vehicle was leaking gasoline.

11:46 p.m. Saturday, Third Street Northwest and Beltrami Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

1:30 a.m. Sunday, 5600 block of Power Dam Road Northeast. Personal-injury accident.

4:02 a.m. Sunday, 2500 block of Park Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

8:10 a.m. Sunday, 400 block of Wood Avenue Southeast. Medical call.

4:33 p.m. Sunday, 400 block of Irvine Avenue Northwest. Medical.

5:05 p.m. Sunday, 11500 block of Sandpiper Road Northeast. Car fire.

4:4 a.m. Monday, 1600 block of Irvine Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

10:25 a.m. Monday, U.S. Highway 71 South and Hubbard County Road 9. Personal-injury accident, canceled en route. Determined to be a property-damage accident.